2017-18 Men's Basketball News

October 17, 2017
Season Ticket Passes & Reserved Seats On Sale For 2017-18 Augusta Basketball
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University athletics department announced that season ticket passes and reserved seats are now on sell for the 2017-18 men’s and women’s basketball season. Fans can buy season ticket passes and seats by contacting the main athletics office in Christenberry Fieldhouse on Wrightsboro Rd., or by purchasing them online.  

October 17, 2017
Augusta Plays Exhibition At Clemson Nov. 2, Fan Bus Set For Students
CLEMSON, S.C. – The Augusta University men’s basketball team will travel to Clemson University on Thursday, Nov. 2 to take on the Tigers in the Littlejohn Coliseum for a 7:00 p.m. exhibition game. The game is free to all.

October 11, 2017
Augusta Men’s Basketball Announces 2017-18 Schedule
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University men’s basketball team and 14-year head coach Dip Metress released their schedule for the upcoming 2017-18 season. Coming off a 24-8 season that saw them reach the NCAA Tournament, the Jaguars host 13 home games and play 29 total contests.

October 2, 2017
Jaguar Basketball Sets Second Annual ‘Mall Ball’ Date For Oct. 7
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University men's basketball team will host the second annual 'Mall Ball' event on Saturday, Oct. 7 at the Augusta Mall off of Wrightsboro Road.

August 31, 2017
Mikkel Kolstad Represents Norway At Summer World University Games
TAIPEI, TAIWAN. – Augusta University men’s basketball freshman forward Mikkel Kolstad represented his home nation of Norway in the 29th Summer World University Games from Augusta 19-30 in Taipei, Taiwan.

July 18, 2017
Sherrill To Begin Pro Career In Netherlands With New Heroes Basketball
DEN BOSCH, Netherlands – Augusta University men’s basketball alum Keshun Sherrill signed a professional basketball contract with New Heroes Basketball out of Den Bosch, Netherlands.

July 14, 2017
Augusta Men’s Basketball Names Drew Gibson New Assistant Coach
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University men’s basketball program has added Drew Gibson to the staff, as announced by head coach Dip Metress. Gibson, who was a former player and the Director of Basketball Operations at Wofford College, will serve as the top assistant coach for the Jaguars.